Get to Know Your Law School's LexisNexis Student Associate!

 

University of Western Ontario

 

Queen’s University

 

Université de Montréal

 

Osgoode Hall Law School

 

University of Toronto

 

University of Windsor

 

University of British Columbia

 

McGill University


If you’d like to join the LexisNexis Canada team as a Law Student Associate on your campus in the future, please contact us at lawschools@lexisnexis.ca.

Celia Jutras

Université de Montréal

Associate: Célia Jutras
Email Celia Jutras


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Outgoing, determined, thoughtful
  2. Your inspiration
     I want to contribute to people's struggles to overcome institutional and everyday inequities by providing legal, social and political tools to address issues such as those based on race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, as well as historical practices and exploitation.
  3. Favorite part of law school
     The friends I've made through the different events at our school.
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     Present, popularize and demystify LexisNexis services to the student body.
  5. Fun fact!
     I travelled to every continent; my favorite country was Costa Rica.

University of Toronto

Associate: Sinem Ersoy
Sinem Ersoy


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Energetic, Passionate, Dedicated
  2. Your inspiration
     Access to justice on a global scale for people all around the world.
  3. Favorite part of law school
     Meeting my classmates. The number of different backgrounds and points of view is truly amazing. I learn something new from my classmates every day. Being a part of such a great group of people is truly inspiring.
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     I believe legal research one of the most valuable skills a legal professional can have. I hope to help my peers while they perfect this skill and to ensure they have access to the resources they need.
  5. Fun fact!
     I have lived in 4 different countries: Turkey, Qatar, Canada and Austria.

Queen's University

Associate: Sarah Benedict
Sarah Benedict


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     "Dynamic, driven, kind. "
  2. Your inspiration
     "My family. Always compassionate in the face of adversity, they are my home base and inspire me to be better."
  3. Favorite part of law school
     "Meeting fellow students and faculty who have such varying perspectives and life experiences, and learning from them every day."
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     "Increase awareness of LexisNexis platforms in a way that will make my peers’ lives easier, and to have fun doing it!"
  5. Fun fact!
     "I love to travel—this picture is of me in Iceland this past May!"
Megan Young

Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia

Associate: Megan Young
Megan Young


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Friendly, Hardworking, Fun
  2. Your inspiration
     My family
  3. Favorite part of law school
     My small group (Gee Unit)
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     Ease students' stress about legal research by helping them better understand how to use LexisNexis.
  5. Fun fact!
     I am excellent at thumb wrestling.
Victoria Delle Donne

University of Windsor

Associate: Victoria Delle Donne
Email Victoria Delle Donne


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Creative. Task-oriented. Enthusiastic
  2. Your inspiration
     My family and friends; their support motivates me to put 110% into everything I do.
  3. Favorite part of law school
     The discussions I have with my peers and professors; whether it is law-related or not, our diverse experiences and perspectives always lead to an interesting and memorable conversation.
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     I want to assist the Windsor Law community, (especially incoming students), in navigating LexisNexis to build and refine their legal researching skills. The LexisNexis program is a valuable resource for students, and I want to help my peers learn how to get the most out of it.
  5. Fun fact!
     I am the proud dog-mom of Jessie, a Pomeranian mix. We enjoy going for hikes, watching Netflix, and trips to Petsmart.
Giacomo Barone

Osgoode Hall Law School

Associate: Giacomo Barone
Giacomo Barone


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Honest, Disciplined, Imaginative
  2. Your inspiration
     My family who demonstrate that most things can be overcome with hard-work, sacrifice, and an optimistic outlook.
  3. Favorite part of law school
     The classroom; it is where the educational aspect of learning the law is augmented by individual opinions and thought-provoking discussion.
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     My objective is to assuage any uneasiness my colleagues will encounter in using LexisNexis products. In doing so, I hope to fully immerse myself within the Osgoode community.
  5. Fun fact!
     I share the same birthday as both my grandparents; Christmas Eve!
Sakshi Pachisia

University of Western Ontario

Associate: Sakshi Pachisia
Sakshi Pachisia


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Cheerful, Excitable, Traveller.
  2. Your inspiration
     David Suzuki
  3. Favorite part of law school
     The people and social atmosphere!
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     I hope to be able to learn all of LexisNexis' useful hidden research tools through this role that I may then be able to share with my law school community.
  5. Fun fact!
     I went to school in 4 different continents before I started high school.

McGill University

Associate: Bianca Annie Marcelin
Bianca Annie Marcelin


  1. Three words to best describe yourself
     Outgoing. Enthusiastic. Curious.
  2. Your inspiration
     My grand-mother, my mom and dad! In general, everyone who wakes up in the morning and decides not to give up. We each have a story. We should listen more and talk less.
  3. Favorite part of law school
     All the debates I have with my friends and professors. Being in such a diverse environment makes me realize every day how lucky I am to study amongst my peers and also to have these professors. Their background are so interesting!
  4. What you plan to accomplish as a LexisNexis Associate
     I want to help students acquire legal research skills which can save tremendous time during exam seasons or when an assignment is due. Not many people know how to use it fully and I want to help my fellow law students there.
  5. Fun fact!
     I love cultures and I am always curious to know more about someone else’s culture. I consume popular culture from India, South Korea, Spain, France. If you have any good TV Shows suggestions, feel free to email me!